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Lar Lubovitch dance company at the Citi Shubert Theatre

Originally a visual artist, choreographer Lar Lubovitch "paints the music in space" so that the stage acts as a vibrant canvas and his ensemble often coheres in a single robust or mesmerizing gesture.

By DEBRA CASH  |  October 19, 2012

Armorica the beautiful

How deep is the Portland music scene? This week I'm reviewing the second world-class album of traditional Celtic music this summer. How does that happen?
The debut album from flutist Nicole Rabata
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 27, 2010

Marie Moreshead + Pete Miller at the North Star

At the North Star, BMP-winner Marie Moreshead and Pete Miller, who released his debut album in May, play together. The show is at 8 pm...
By webteam  |  July 07, 2010

Milliners with Blue Moose and the Unbuttoned Zippers at the North Star

The Red Curtain Music Series, which dresses up the North Star in fancy tablecloths and pairings of local and national folk/etc. artists, began with a...
By webteam  |  February 17, 2010


  BIG TALK Our new art writer, Annie Larmon, expounds on the rigors of "Magnify," a show at MECA's ICA by visiting faculty in the...
By webteam  |  July 01, 2009
poetry list

Warring with words

Five local poets are heading to West Palm Beach, Florida, to represent Maine in the 2009 National Poetry Slam during the first week of August. The event has taken place in a different city every year since 1990; in 1995, Maine took fourth place, and la
Maine team heading to national slam
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 12, 2009